Cancer Incidence for Central Brooklyn Neighborhood, Brooklyn, 2008-2012

Source: New York State Cancer Registry

Site of Cancer Males Females
Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Males 95% CI (+/-) Average Annual Cases Rate per 100,000 Females 95% CI (+/-)
All Invasive Malignant Tumors 682.0 602.0 21.0 691.0 389.9 13.1
Oral cavity and pharynx 18.8 15.1 3.1 8.8 4.8 1.4
Esophagus 9.8 9.3 2.7 4.8 2.6 1.0
Stomach 18.6 18.8 4.0 12.6 7.4 1.9
Colorectal 64.4 58.2 6.6 72.2 41.0 4.3
Colon excluding rectum 43.6 40.0 5.5 56.6 32.4 3.8
Rectum & rectosigmoid 20.8 18.3 3.7 15.6 8.6 1.9
Liver / intrahepatic bile duct 24.2 20.1 3.7 9.8 5.3 1.5
Pancreas 17.6 16.6 3.6 20.6 11.6 2.3
Larynx 8.8 7.3 2.2 3.4 1.9 0.9
Lung and bronchus 78.4 71.8 7.4 67.0 38.3 4.1
Melanoma of the skin 4.0 3.0 1.3 3.0 1.6 0.8
Female breast       199.0 111.9 7.0
Cervix uteri       25.8 14.6 2.5
Corpus uterus and NOS       60.4 33.8 3.9
Ovary       16.2 9.0 2.0
Prostate 260.6 229.5 12.9      
Testis 4.4 2.9 1.2      
Urinary bladder (incl. in situ) 18.4 17.6 3.8 12.2 7.1 1.8
Kidney and renal pelvis 19.2 16.6 3.4 14.4 8.3 1.9
Brain and other nervous system 5.0 3.6 1.5 5.4 3.0 1.1
Thyroid 4.4 3.2 1.4 26.8 14.6 2.5
Hodgkin lymphoma 5.6 4.2 1.6 5.4 3.0 1.1
Non-Hodgkin lymphomas 27.4 22.5 3.9 26.8 15.1 2.6
Myeloma 15.2 14.8 3.5 19.0 10.8 2.2
Leukemias 15.6 13.4 3.1 13.2 7.3 1.8

Notes

  • Incidence data are provisional, November 2014.
  • Rates are per 100,000 persons, age-adjusted to the 2000 US standard population, with 95% confidence intervals.
  • Rates based on fewer than 4 cases per year are unstable and should be used with caution. NOS = Not otherwise specified.